Our vision

Our vision at Addis Jemari is to create lasting solutions and foster transformation in the lives of orphaned and vulnerable children in Ethiopia, thus breaking the cycle of generational poverty. Find out more at www.addisjemari.org. #NoNB2018 #AJFamily

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Remembering back and looking forward!

We are reminiscing this morning about how much fun we had at our one-year anniversary celebration back in May 2017! Now we are gearing up for a brand new eve nt, A Night of New Beginnings and we can’t wait! Join us at our first ever fundraising event on October 4, from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at […]

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There will be so much fun!

We are busily preparing for the fall and we have the AJ Marketplace on the brain today! We will be hosting ONLY 10 Addis Jemari fair trade events and parties this fall with our beautiful handmade jewelry, leather bags, scarves and more from Ethiopia! Do you want to host one in your home, church, Bible […]

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Attention IBM Employees!

Addis Jemari is excited to share with you that we are now a part of IBM’s Employee Charitable Contribution Campaign (ECCC). If you are an IBM employee or know of anyone who is please consider supporting Addis Jemari during this year’s ECCC Drive. A BIG thank you to IBM and all of you who take […]

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GOOD NEWS ALERT!

A donor has come forward offering an up to $10,000 match for our Night of New Beginnings event on Thursday, October 4 (6:30-8:30 p.m. at Loading Dock Raleigh!) Can you help us maximize this generous matching gift? Buy a ticket or sign up as a corporate sponsor and your give will be matched! Details below! #NoNB2018 […]

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Sharing resources!

Our #AJFamily has been so blessed by our wonderful donors and champions with vitamins that we wanted to pass that blessing on! We never want to see any vitamins not be used past their expiration date, so our Executive Director was able to deliver some vitamins from our #AJHome inventory to share with one of our partnering ministries, Hope for […]

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Chex’’ it out!

One of AJ’s founders of AJ, Suzanne Ward, was sharing with her kids about all the summer enrichment opportunities the #AJGirls have experienced this summer. The kids were so excited to learn about their new skills and they wanted to help! Taylor and Will sold homemade Chex mix to raise money to go towards a sewing machine […]

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Caring for orphans is the very heart of God

On #NationalNonProfitDay, we’d like to give a shout out to all the #nonprofitsout there working in the orphan care field! This work we do is hard, and we lift you up in prayer. Keep fighting the good fight! We were recently inspired by the words of senior pastor of Grace Raleigh, Nate Rector. He said in one of […]

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National leather craft day

In honor of #NationalLeatherCraftDay, we’d like to give a shout out to all of our leather artisans, thanking them for their dedication and creativity in the time-honored tradition of Ethiopian leather crafting. The passion that pours out of their minds and hearts while designing our AJ leather bags is inspiring! #PurchaseWithaPurpose

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